Phone (301) 774-4100
Fax (301)774-7648

Support Groups and Resources

Below is a list of resources recommended by our Olney Pediatric families.

Weight Management

  1. Weight Watchers for patients >12yo
  2. The IDEAL Clinic at CNMC

Parenting Support

  1. Parent Encouragement Program (PEP): pepparent.org or 301-929-8824
  2. Parenting classes through Montgomery County: http://www.infomontgomery.org/home
  3. P.E.A.C.E. (Parent Education and Custody Effectiveness) Program of Montgomery County is an educational program for divorcing and separating parents that have a family case in the Circuit Court: 240-777-9065
  4. www.raisingyourchallengingchild.com

Support groups and Individual Therapy: Social Skills, ADHD, Autism, Behavior

  1. Olney Counseling Center: 301-570-7500
  2. Alvord, Baker and assoc: 301-593-6554
  3. ADHD: www.CHADD.org, www.myADHD.com and www.addresources.org
  4. Jewish Social Services: 301-816-2633, www.jssa.org.
  5. Emotional/behavioral:  www.childrenwithanxiety.com, www.adaa.org, www.childanxiety.net, www.empoweringparents.com, www.parenting.com, http://www.livesinthebalance.org/
  6. Expressive Therapy Center: 301-869-1017, www.expressivetherapycenter.com

Smoking Cessation

  1. MDQUIT.org or 1800-QUIT NOW
  2. Freedom From Smoking: www.ffsonline.org

Nutrition

  1. Kait Fortunado at Rebel Dietitians in Columbia: 301-474-2499
  2. Daisy Miller Dietitian in Gaithersburg: 301-531-5854
  3. Empowered Eating in Greenbelt: 301-710-9709 (accepts some insurance)
  4. Children's National Medical Center: 202-476-2327
  5. Helpful websites: www.eatright.org, www.weigh2rock.com, http://win.niddk.nih.gov/index.htm

Breastfeeding

  1. Lactation consultant: Colleen Prorok: 301-774-7279
  2. Breastfeeding Support Group at MGH: 301-774-8881
  3. Breastfeeding Support Group at Holy Cross Hospital: 301-326-4715
  4. Breastfeeding Support Group at Shady Grove Hospital: 240-826-6667
  5. La Leche League of MD: http://www.lllofmd-de-dc.org/
  6. Metropolitan Breastfeeding: http://www.metropolitanbreastfeeding.com/ or 301-943-9293
  7. Breastfeeding Inc: http://www.breastfeedinginc.ca/content.php?pagename=videos

Child abuse

  1. Montgomery County Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline (CPS): 240-777-4417
  2. DC Center for Child Protection and Family Support: 202-544-3144
  3. Department of Police, Family Crimes Division: 240-773-5400
  4. Sex Offender Registry: http://dpscs.md.gov/onlineservs/socem/default.shtml

Child Development (speech therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, feeding issues)

  1. Stuttering: Stutteringhelp.org
  2. Infants and Toddlers Montgomery County (birth to 3yo): 240-777-3997
  3. Infants and Toddlers Howard County (birth to 3yo): 410-313-7017
  4. Infants and Toddlers Fredrick County (birth to 3yo): 301-600-1612
  5. Infants and Toddlers Prince George's County (birth to 3yo): 301-265-8415
  6. Child Find Montgomery County (>3yo): 301-947-6050
  7. Child Find Howard County (>3yo): 410-313-7046
  8. Child Find Frederick County (>3yo): 301-644-5292
  9. Child Find Prince George's County (>3yo): 301-808-2719
  10. Developmental Pediatric Center: http://pdcandme.com/
  11. RSI: www.RSItherapy.net

Pediatric Dentists:

  1. Children's Dental Office: 301-924-5500, 2923 Olney Sandy Spring Rd, Olney, MD 20832
  2. Edwin Zaghi Dental Office: 410-992-4400, Columbia, MD

 

Contact Us

Please use the phone or fax number below to contact the office:

Phone (301) 774-4100
Fax (301)774-7648

Office Hours
Monday: 08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Tuesday: 08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Wednesday: 08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Thursday: 08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Friday: 08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Saturday Sick Hours: 08:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Sunday mornings: By Arrangement - Call between 8:30 AM and 10:00 AM